Upcoming Deadlines

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The following grant deadlines are coming up within the next two months. The full list of all Arts programs (600+) with deadlines up to April 1, 2020, is available as an excel spreadsheet for $15. Email me and it’s yours.


Artists of All Disciplines
13/May/19 – Artist Project Grant Program, Calgary Arts Development
15/May/19 – Grants to Individuals, Nova Scotia Culture Funding
1/Jun/19 – Travel Grant, Edmonton Arts Council
1/Jun/19 – Learn: Travel/Professional Development, Manitoba Arts Council
3/Jun/19 – Travel Grants for Individuals, Alberta Found. for the Arts
5/Jun/19 – Explore and Create: Professional Development for Artists, Canada Council for the Arts
5/Jun/19 – Performing Arts Staging Change, Metcalf Foundation
15/Jun/19 – Early Career Development, BC Arts Council
15/Jun/19 – School Touring Program, Newfoundland Arts Council
15/Jun/19 – Artist Project Large Grants, Edmonton Arts Council
17/Jun/19 – Touring Artist Fund, Yukon Arts and Culture
19/Jun/19 – Chalmers Arts Fellowships, Ontario Arts Council
27/Jun/19 – Touring, Ontario Arts Council

Film, TV & Digital Media
23/May/19 – Convergent: Aboriginal Program: Production, Canada Media Fund
25/May/19 – Experimental Stream: Commercial Projects Marketing, Canada Media Fund
31/May/19 – Media Artists, BC Arts Council
1/Jun/19 – Yukon Filmmakers Fund, Yukon Arts and Culture
6/Jun/19 – Convergent: English Point of View Program, Canada Media Fund
19/Jun/19 – Rogers Cable Network Fund, Rogers Funds

Musicians & Record Labels
16/May/19 – Artist Development, Factor
16/May/19 – Juried Sound Recording, Factor
16/May/19 – Music Recording, Ontario Arts Council
16/May/19 – Marketing and Touring Fund, Starmaker Fund
12/Jun/19 – Music Business Development Fund, Manitoba Film + Music
15/Jun/19 – Marketing Program, Music Nova Scotia
15/Jun/19 – Showcase Support, Music Nova Scotia
15/Jun/19 – Tour Support, Music Nova Scotia
30/Jun/19 – Live Music, Creative BC/BCMF

Festivals & Event Projects
1/Jun/19 – Collective Initiatives: Showcase Production for Export-Ready Artists, Factor

Community & Non-Profit Arts Organizations
10/May/19 – Organizational Access Program, Calgary Arts Development
10/May/19 – Support: Strengthen, Manitoba Arts Council
15/May/19 – Cultural Industries Training Fund, Yukon Arts and Culture
22/May/19 – Capital Grants: Registration deadline, Trillium Foundation
31/May/19 – ArtsSmarts, Newfoundland Arts Council
1/Jun/19 – Arts Building/Structure Operating, Edmonton Arts Council
3/Jun/19 – Organizations: Arts Project Funding, Alberta Found. for the Arts
10/Jun/19 – Organization Project Grants, Calgary Arts Development
12/Jun/19 – Capital Grants: Application deadline, Trillium Foundation
17/Jun/19 – Arts Fund, Yukon Arts and Culture
5/Jun/19 – Supporting Artistic Practice: Professional Development for Arts Professionals, Canada Council for the Arts
15/Jun/19 – Artist Project Large Grants, Edmonton Arts Council
19/Jun/19 – Arts Across Canada: Translation, Canada Council for the Arts

Indigenous Arts
1/May/19 – Indigenous Arts Organizations Funding, Alberta Found. for the Arts
15/May/19 – Mi’kMaq Cultural Activities Program, Nova Scotia Culture Funding
21/Jun/19 – Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples, Long-Term Projects, Canada Council for the Arts

Theatre
15/Jun/19 – Theatre: Writers and Playwrights, Toronto Arts Council

Writers & Publishers
31/May/19 – Canadian Periodical Fund: Digital Citizen Initiative, Heritage Canada
1/Jun/19 – Book Fund, Ontario Creates/OMDC
4/Jun/19 – Publishing Organizations Projects, Ontario Arts Council
15/Jun/19 – Literary: Writers and Playwrights, Toronto Arts Council
19/Jun/19 – Publishing Organizations Operating, Ontario Arts Council

Visual Arts & Galleries
4/Jun/19 – Public Art Galleries, Ontario Arts Council
5/Jun/19 – Learn: Artists in Schools, Manitoba Arts Council
19/Jun/19 – Visual Arts Projects, Ontario Arts Council

Anytime Deadlines (Apply before you start the project)
Access Support Fund, Canada Council for the Arts
Access to Markets and Access to Festivals, Manitoba Film + Music
Arts Abroad: Representation and Promotion, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Abroad: Residencies, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Abroad: Translation, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Abroad: Travel, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Across Canada: Representation and Promotion, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Across Canada: Travel, Canada Council for the Arts
Arts Organizational Support, Edmonton Arts Council
Business Travel, Music Nova Scotia
Celebrate Ontario 2019-2020 Blockbuster, Celebrate Ontario
Collective Initiatives: Digital Marketing, Factor
Collective Initiatives: Industry Events, Factor
Collective Initiatives: Showcase Production for Artists from Official Language Minority Communities, Factor
Community Presenter, Music Nova Scotia
Comprehensive Artist, Factor
Comprehensive Music Company, Factor
Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples – Small-Scale Activities, Canada Council for the Arts
Creating, Knowing and Sharing: The Arts and Cultures of First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples – Travel, Canada Council for the Arts
Creative Industries Fund
Nova Scotia Dept of Culture
Cultural Events for New Canadians, Yukon Arts and Culture
Culture Innovation Fund
Nova Scotia Dept of Culture
Export Event Initiatives, Creative BC/BCMF
Feature Film Development Fund, Manitoba Film + Music
Feature Film Marketing, Manitoba Film + Music
Feature Film Production Fund, Manitoba Film + Music
Festival Participation Program, Telefilm Canada
Grant Program for Emerging Talent and Micro-Budget Production, Manitoba Film + Music
Indigenous Arts, Toronto Arts Council
Industry Events and Initiatives, Creative BC/BCMF
Innovation Program, Telefilm Canada
International Co-Productions, Canada Media Fund
Live Performance: Tour and Showcase support, Factor
Market Access for Language Minority Communities, Canada Council for the Arts
Market Development Travel Assistance, Ontario Arts Council
Marketing and Promotion for non-FACTOR-Funded Sound Recordings, Factor
Marketing Program, Telefilm Canada
Music Video and Viral Video Fund, Manitoba Film + Music
New Canadians Event Fund, Yukon Arts and Culture
Pitch-Readiness Program, Manitoba Film + Music
Professional Artists’ Travel Fund, Newfoundland Arts Council
Professional Development, Independent Production Fund
Professional Development Program, Socan Foundation
Project Development Fund, Creative BC/BCMF
Radio Fund, Factor
Record Marketing, Manitoba Film + Music
Recording Artist Touring Support Program, Manitoba Film + Music
Rogers Telefund, Rogers Funds
Script Development Program, Harold Greenberg Fund
Seed Grants, Trillium Foundation
Sponsorship and Collective Initiatives, Factor
Strategic Funding Program, Nova Scotia Culture Funding
Tourism Development Fund, Ontario Dept Culture
Travel Assistance Program, Socan Foundation
TV and Web-Based Shows Development, Manitoba Film + Music
Video Program, Factor
Visual/Media Arts: Visual Artists, Toronto Arts Council
Webdocs Program, Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund